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Services for Private Client

We act in all areas of Private Client work and can advise and act on your behalf for Trusts and Wills through to preparing Powers of Attorney and ensuring provision is in place for residential care.


Protect your family, ensure your wishes are followed, maintain your legacy - everything a Will can do


Bennett Oakley Solicitors have been administering estates and carrying out our clients’ last wishes in a sensitive and compassionate manner since 1957.

We have experience in dealing with large, complex estates and can also assist you if there is a dispute over the final Will.


Trusts enable the protection of your assets in the future. They offer a flexible way of providing income and/or security for dependents, organisations or other forms of beneficiaries. Bennett Oakley can advise and draft the legal documents to ensure the Trust will cover your requirements.

Inheritance and Tax Planning

Bennett Oakley can help calculate and plan for tax due to inheritance, capital gains and for Income Tax payable on Trust income.

Powers of Attorney and Deputyships

A Power of Attorney and a Deputy can make decision on behalf of other people who may no longer have their own capacity to make those decisions. Bennett Oakley can advise on the suitability of each and help draw up the relevant documents.

Residential and Elderly Care

Bennett Oakley have been advising clients, and planning for their care and well-being after retirement and in later life since 1957. We can help and advise on elderly care, residential care, living wills and on Power of Attorney applications.

What do people say about
Bennett Oakley?

Highly professional and very quick to respond to any correspondence. Always felt that James was ready to offer his assistance at a moments notice. Fully recommend anyone that requires a solicitors help to use Bennett Oakley. Thank you James and the team for all your help on a positive outcome.

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